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Rule subsumption in object bases

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Mulvenna, Maurice, Murphy, M. and Hughes, J. G. (1996) Rule subsumption in object bases. In: Proceedings of the 3rd World Congress on Expert Systems. (Eds: Lee, J. K., Liebowitz, J. and Chae, Y. M.), Cognizant Communication Corp, Seoul, South Korea, pp. 1106-1113. ISBN 1-882345-04-5 [Book section]

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Abstract

Coincident with the arrival of methodologies specific to knowledge based systems, there has been a realisation that such knowledge based systems frequently form part of larger information systems. Therefore, a single method for building general information systems that incorporates knowledge based components is preferable. The most popular methods in use today are based upon object-oriented modelling. In this paper, the technique of incorporating knowledge, in the form of subsumed rules as first class objects into object bases is introduced. Aspects of the research are examined using a simple prototype, while other issues pertaining to the research are presented.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:knowledge based systems; knowledge engineering; knowledge modelling;rule subsumption; object-oriented Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence; Computer Science, Theory & Methods; Engineering, Manufacturing; Medical Informatics
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Computing & Engineering
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Computing and Mathematics
ID Code:911
Deposited By:Professor Maurice Mulvenna
Deposited On:25 Mar 2010 16:35
Last Modified:25 Mar 2010 16:35

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